On Stranger Things (2016)

Stranger Things represents a major attempt to appropriate the ideological content of 1980s popular culture to the portfolio of the contemporary Culture Industry. Everything here is comfortingly familiar and entirely unoriginal. The intro and title screen are from David Cronenberg; the characters are from John Hughes and Steven Spielberg; the plot is an amalgamation of E.T. and Super 8, held together by various other […]